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  • Triple awards honour for Joe

    CARDIFF City youngster Curtis Watkins, who has recently signed professional terms with the Bluebirds, was a welcome guest at the Barry Athletic Football Club U13s end-of-season presentation evening. read more

  • Tabletop sale

    AGE Connect Cardiff and Vale are holding a tabletop sale at The Senior Health Shop, Holton Road, Barry on Saturday, July 26, from10am-noon. There will be a sale of new/nearly new clothes with many bargains and prices very reasonable, a cake stall and a raffle. Admission is free. All proceeds of the event will be used for the benefit of Senior Health Shop in Barry. Donations of good quality clothes welcome. For further information telephone 01446 732385. read more

  • Strawberry Tea to raise funds for Breast Cancer Care

    A STRAWBERRY Tea to raise funds for Breast Cancer Care will take place in a Vale store on Wednesday, July 30. read more

  • Champions beaten as 'Rom' remain on course for league title

    IN A game crucial to two teams vying for the Municipal League 1 title, Barry Romilly Bowling Club faced a major challenge against last year's league champions Gilfach Bargoed on Saturday. read more

  • Store to host strawberry tea party

    THE Place for Homes, your local furniture and flooring store, will host a strawberry tea party at the store in Llandow, Cowbridge on July 30, for Breast Cancer Care – the only UK-wide specialist support charity. read more

  • Locals urged to vote Dyffryn House and Gardens as one of Wales’ most special place

    DYFFRYN House and Gardens has been voted one of Wales’ top 10 Special Places in a major campaign by National Trust Wales to get the country talking about what makes the places in Wales so special – and now the race is on to get it crowned as the top spot. read more

  • Former RAF pilot's debut novel on readers' radar

    A FORMER RAF pilot turned Barry Island-based author has seen sales of his debut novel soar past the 10,000 mark. read more

  • New bus service for Island day trippers

    A BUS company has devised a plan to rival Dave’s Coaches with a Barry Island service enabling customers to enjoy the Gavin and Stacey resort. read more

  • Barry to get "tackling poverty" funding boost

    BARRY has been named as one of seven areas to benefit from a £7million "tackling poverty" fund. read more

  • Row over Vale settlement

    A STATEMENT regarding the possibility of MP Alun Cairns and Vale council leader Neil Moore joining forces to seek a better settlement for the area has sparked a spat that may have put an end to that possibility before it even began. read more

  • Discover more on the heritage coast this summer Barry And District News:

    A RANGE of new experiences from foraging sessions to photography lessons will be available to visitors to the Glamorgan Heritage Coast this summer following the launch of six pilot activities created to increase the area’s appeal as a tourist destination. read more

  • R HARRIS

    RYAN HARRIS Happy 21st Mate. Loves you too much. Love, Mum & Tia x Congrats on your 21st Love, Nan & Bamps x read more

  • B HUXTER

    HUXTER BETTY Peacefully in her sleep on the 15th July 2014 aged 92 years. Much loved sister to Joyce and the late Don and Gordon, cherished aunt, great aunt and great great aunt. Resting at A G Adams and Son funeral home, Gladstone Road, Barry, until the service in the Cardiff and Glamorgan Crematorium, Port Road East, Barry, on Friday, 8th August 2014 at 12.45pm. Family flowers only please, donations to Marie Curie Cancer Care, may be sent to Marie Curie Hospice, Cardiff and the Vale, Bridgeman Road, Penarth, CF64 3YR. read more

  • C COOK

    COOK COLIN of Rhoose Colin aged 83 years, sadly passed away at The Old Rectory Care Home, Wenvoe, on Friday July 18. Now reunited with loving wife Nan, dearly loved father of Colin, Rosemarie, Nannette, Julie, Chris, Nick and the late Norman, and all of their partners, his grandchildren and great grandchildren and the extended family. Sadly missed by all his friends and colleagues. Resting at the Private Funeral Home of W James & Sons, Fonmon. Funeral Friday August 1, service and cremation 12.45p.m. at Cardiff and Glamorgan Crematorium, Barry. Family flowers only to Funeral Home, donation in lieu if desired to British Heart Foundation, c/o Mrs. C.J. James, 11 Fonmon Road, Rhoose, CF62 3DZ read more

  • G SEWELL

    HORACE SEWELL 25.7.13 Dad, a year has passed. treasured memories of happy times. Sadly missed. Love, your children Yvonne, Susan, Donald, Dennis, Vanessa & families. read more

  • J RINGHAM

    JOHN RINGHAM Every day in some small way, We miss you more than words can say. In our hearts you will always stay, Loved & remembered every day. Mam, Dad and family. xxx read more

  • A LEYSHON

    ANNIE LEYSHON (NANCY) In our hearts your memory lingers, always tender, fond and true. There is not a day, dear mother, we do not think of you. Passed away Thursday 28 July 1988 Loved by Malcolm, Margaret & Carol Sandra & Derek. read more

  • G COX

    GARY COX 28th July 1989 The years might go by, But your memory will never die. From all the Cox family. read more

  • J MARSH

    JOHN & BARBARA MARSH 60th Wedding Anniversary 24th July Who said it wouldn't last?? Congratulations on your special day for a special mum and dad. All our love, Lyn & Clive - Micky & Jackie, Toria, Marie, Michaela & Jessica and your great grandchildren xxxx --- To my darling wife on our Diamond Wedding, 24th July. Love you always, John xxxx ---- Happy Diamond Wedding Anniversary. All my love, Babs xxxx read more

  • S REES

    SYLVIA REES Much loved Nan. Always remembered. Greatly missed. Love, Matthew, Gareth & Catherine xxx read more

  • C HAVARD

    CHRIS HAVARD 15/7/2010 Thinking of you Chris is easy, I do it every day but missing you is heartache that never goes away. I love you and always will. Wife Iris and family read more

  • C ELLETT

    ELLETT CHRIS Happy 60th Birthday on Friday 25th July. Love always, Lynne, Sam, Richard, Charlotte, Ellie-Mae & Harvey. Lucy, Russ, Jade, Mayah, Caven & Kian xx read more

  • D GERMON

    DAVID GERMON Happy 75th birthday on 25th July. All our love Your ever loving wife Chris and family xx read more

  • G ABDULLA

    GAMAL ABDULLA 27th July Happy 40th birthday to the best son, grandson and brother in the world. All our love Mam, Gidda, Jamila and Mark xxx read more

  • A EXAM

    EXAM Success... We're so proud Has someone you know passed their exams? Then why not tell them how pleased you are by placing a special box congratulation message in the for only £15.00 (including VAT) fill in the coupon and send, together with your cheque to: Barry & District News, 156 Holton Road, Barry CF63 4TY £15 Alternatively, call into the office or (Inc. VAT) Tel: 01446 733456 (Max 20 Words) quoting your MASTERCARD/VISA/SWITCH No. Personal Message (No more than 20 words) ................................................................................................................................................ ................................................................................................................................................ ................................................................................................................................................ ................................................................................................................................................ Name:................................................................................................................................. Address:............................................................................................................................. ................................................................................................................................................ Daytime Tel. No:........................................................................................................... read more

  • J EVANS

    EVANS JEAN Don & Joanne wish to thank all those who have supported them in their sad loss, the many cards and expressions of sympathy have been a great comfort to them. They are grateful to everyone who attended Jean's funeral service some having travelled many miles to do so. Their deep gratitude must go to the doctors, nurses and staff at Llandough Hospital and Marie Curie Hospice, Penarth for the care and attention they gave to Jean. May she now enjoy eternal peace. read more

  • J BAMON

    JASON BAMON 24th July 1971. With an ache in my heart, I whisper low, Happy birthday Jas, I miss you so. Love Mum, Tony & your children. read more

  • M WILLIAMSON

    WILLIAMSON MARGARET 24.7.35. Our Auntie Margaret. No cards, no cake, no presents to send, Just broken hearts that will never mend. So we whisper low, Happy Birthday Marg, We love and miss you so. Sleep peacefully Marg. Love Maria, Susan, Anna & Kane. xxxx read more

  • B STACEY

    BILL STACEY 27.7.1924. No birthday cards today Bill love, only memories of a wonderful man. I miss you very much. Your loving partner Pat. xx read more

  • D PECK

    DANNY PECK 24.7.91 Our dearest son, how we would love to say, A very happy birthday to you, On this day, we will say it anyway, In the hope that you hear, Whilst we have a piece of birthday cake and shed a little tear. Love & miss you, Mum, Dad & family xxx ---- As I opened my eyes this morning, I looked to the heavens above, I whispered ''Happy birthday Danny'' and send you all my love. Love, Nanna Blod xxx read more

  • R DEANS

    RHYS DEANS 23rd July Happy 18th birthday. All our love, Mum, Dad & Jaimee. xxx read more

  • R DEANS

    RHYS DEANS 23rd July Happy 18th Birthday. Love from Nan, Bamp & Gareth. read more

  • C MIALKOWSKI

    MIALKOWSKI Happy Birthday Chloe `Sweet 16' on the 23rd July. Enjoy your celebrations. Love Mum, Ian, Ashleigh, Josef & Harry. read more

  • J WILSON

    JORDAN WILSON Happy 18th Birthday Have a great day. Love Grammy & Bap. Happy Birthday Jordan. Love Dad and Josh. Love from Auntie Carlie, Uncle Martin, Robyn & Alfie. Not forgetting Luna & Patch. read more

  • M DAVIES

    DAVIES MARK CHRISTOPHER Suddenly at his home on July 13th, Mark of Jenner Road, Barry. Loving dad of Gemma and Michael, loving bampy of Joshua and Tyler, adored son of Jean and the late Ken Davies, loving brother of Steven, brother in law of Georgina. Resting at A G Adams and Son, Tynewydd funeral home, Gladstone Road, Barry, until his funeral service and committal at the Cardiff and Glamorgan Crematorium, Barry, on Monday, July 28th, at 3pm. Family flowers only. read more

  • G PARKER

    PARKER GRAHAM (Big Fella) Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on July 14th 2014, aged 64 years. Graham, beloved husband of Ann, much loved dad of David and Sarah and their mother June, a caring step father of Stuart and Beccy, and an adored bampy of Jack, Frankie, Grace, Sonny, Mackenzie, Jake, Morgan, Elliot, Mia-lea, Courtney and Shae. 'You brought a lot of laughter.' We are celebrating a life, not mourning a death so colourful clothing appreciated. The funeral service will be held in Cardiff and Glamorgan Crematorium, Port Road East, Barry, on Friday, July 25th at 3pm. No flowers by request but Graham has asked that donations in his memory be made to Cancer Research Wales. Any enquiries to Green Willows Funerals. Tel: (029) 20514627. read more

  • H CLARK

    Th Clarkey Twins are 30 ! Have a fab party Hayley & RicHaRd Love Hetty & family. xxx read more

  • C HOPKINS

    HOPKINS Congratulations Cerys and Wayne on the birth of your son Koa John on 14th July. A little brother for Ava Rae. Love always, Mum xx read more

  • G PARKER

    GRAHAM PARKER Graham Parker, our Dad, the big fella who realised that life was not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in one pretty, well preserved body but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out with a bottle of vodka in hand proclaiming 'Wow, what a ride' Mission accomplished! We love you and we'll miss you from David and Sarah, June, Dawn, Duncan, Jack, Frankie, Grace and Sonny. read more

  • B CLISSETT

    CLISSETT BENJAMIN (DEREK) Peacefully fell asleep at his home on Friday 18th July in the presence of his family, Derek aged 75 years of Beryl Road, Barry. Beloved husband of the late Beryl, adored dad of Dawn, Lee, Kim and the late Paul, respected father-in-law of Peter, treasured gramp of all his grandchildren and great grandchildren, loved brother and brother-in-law of Peter and Kathy, much loved partner and companion to Mo. Derek will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Resting at A G Adams & Son, Funeral Home, Gladstone Road, Barry until the funeral on Tuesday 29th July. Service in the chapel at 11am afterwards interment at Barry Cemetery. Even until the very end he did it (His way) read more

  • B CLISSETT

    CLISSETT BENJAMIN (DEREK) Find the softest pillow, To lay his head upon, Give my Dad a hug and kiss, He'll know who it's from. Love you always, Kim & Peter xxx --- Goodnight, sleep tight Gramp. Love you and miss you. Love Ryan & Jack xxx read more

  • D CLISSETT

    CLISSETT DEREK After all this time, I will hold my hands up and admit it was me who set fire to the curtains. Gone but never will be forgotten. Sleep peacefully. Love your brother Peter & sister-in-law Kathy xx read more

  • B BRYL

    BRYL BERNARD ERWIN 20.5.1921 - 18.7.2014 Devoted husband to Rene, adored father, cherished grandfather and much loved great grandfather passed away peacefully at Llandough Hospital with all his beloved family around him on Friday 18th July 2014. Bernard will be dearly missed by Rene and all of his family, although he will remain in their thoughts and their hearts always. Bernard will be resting at A G Adams & Son, Funeral Home until the funeral service at All Saints Church, Barry on Friday 1st August 2014 at 2.45pm followed by cremation at the Cardiff & Glamorgan Crematorium, Barry at 3.45pm. Flowers may be sent to the funeral home, A G Adams & Son, Funeral Director, Tynewydd Funeral Home, Gladstone Road, Barry. CF62 8NA read more

  • C WILLIAMSON

    WILLIAMSON CELIA (ANN) Peacefully at Llandough Hospital on July 17th, ANN aged 78 years, much beloved mother of David, Susan and Michael and dearly loved grandmother and great grandmother. Already greatly missed by all her family and friends. Resting until the funeral on Tuesday July 29th, service at The Cardiff & Glamorgan Crematorium at 3.00 p.m where friends please meet. read more

  • Exhibits bring war to life

    A LIFE sized voluntary aid detachment nurse is just one of the exhibits a Barry history group has unveiled to commemorate the Great War outbreak. read more

  • Griffett swings the bat as Seconds enjoy spotlight

    WITH the Sully Centurions Cricket Club 1st XI fixture falling victim to the weather, the Seconds enjoyed their moment in the spotlight with a convincing 174-run win over local rivals Dinas Powys. read more

  • PhillyBear’s playgroup beach trip

    SOME very excited children waited at Barry Dock train station on Monday, July 7, for the 9.15am train to Barry Island for the second trip to the beach for PhillyBear’s playgroup. read more

  • Beavers seek support in annual triathlon

    LOCAL athletes are being urged to support the annual Barry Beavers Disabled Swimming Club fundraising triathlon. read more

  • Provis' leading role in Athletic league success

    CAPTAIN for the day Steve Provis played a starring role with bat and ball as Barry Athletic Cricket Club 1st XI got back to winning ways against Welsh Asians. read more

  • Search to find Family Heroes in Wales

    THE search is on to find family heroes in Wales. read more

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